WELCOME TO YEAR 9

Form Tutor - Mr Mitiwe


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English

Year 9 are studying travel writing, texts that inform and persuasive language this term. They are continuing to build essay writing skills and are working on more complex grammar and punctuation.


Maths

In maths we will study number, algebra, measurements, geometry, data handling, mental aritmetic and problem solving.


Science

In year 9, we are currently studying Biology.  We are investigating the process of photosynthesis in green plants, analysing habitat adaptation of both plants and animals, nutrition in both plants and animals and ecosystems.


Humanities

In Geography we are currently working on a fascinating unit on International Development; looking at why some countries need support and how this works. In History we will be studying Victorian Globalisation.

RE is a study of Rights and Equality.


Music

We welcome Mr Milanzi who is teaching further composition skills with the class. Art looks at portraiture, with particular emphasis on self portraits including Rembrandt and Frida Kahlo.


P.E.

PE this term is swimming on Monday, with Tennis on Wednesdays until half term, then building hockey skills.


Computing

Computing will look into e-safety and then using Microsoft Excel to support data handling and manipulation.